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Re: N3 and N-Triples (was: RDF in HTML: Approaches)

From: Patrick Stickler <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2002 10:59:36 +0300
To: ext Joshua Allen <joshuaa@microsoft.com>, ext Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@hp.com>, Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
CC: RDF Interest <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B92B8898.16788%patrick.stickler@nokia.com>

On 2002-06-11 9:14, "ext Joshua Allen" <joshuaa@microsoft.com> wrote:

>> Awhile back I was thinking about this, and what came to my mind,
>> was this same idea of using UUIDs as a standard identifier for bnodes
> 
> Which do you mean:
> A) urn:uuid:blah
> B) _:urn:uuid:blah
> 
> I don't think "A" would work.  But I think that "B" is completely
> consistent with the RDF Model Theory.

I meant "B", though not bothering with the prefixes. I.e.

   _:8e4ce93e-7d10-11d6-b93d-0003931df47c

Thus, we only have three types of label in an RDF graph, URIrefs,
literals, and UUIDs.

Cheers,

Patrick

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